Job Properties
  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Finance & Accounting
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      December 22,2021
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
    • VISA
    • IMG_6430
    • Career Consultation

    Portfolio Manager

    As Portfolio Manager you will be responsible to develop and maintain competitive portfolio, which is aligned with local/global strategy and market dynamic. In this role you will be preparing business cases for new potential products and challenging the existing portfolio to keep it profitable & competitive. This will be achieved in close collaboration with launch manager, business units, medical team, supply team and regulatory affairs team.

    Your key responsibilities:

    • Assessing Sandoz and competitor’s portfolio on the market and analyzing market trends
    • Identifying opportunities on NL market and communicating them in a structured way to the regional portfolio team
    • Gathering product specific information and market research for products in the pipeline
    • Leading product assessments and preparation business cases
    • Leading portfolio meetings with management team to discuss new potential products and major changes in portfolio or pipeline
    • Maintaining up-to-date product pipeline throughout the portfolio phase until the launch phase
    • Leading pruning process and preparation of pruning proposals
    • Leading product lifecycle activities including portfolio harmonization and Marketing authorization oversight

    Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:

    Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

    Minimum requirements

    • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry
    • University degree preferably in life sciences or any other relevant degree
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills in Dutch and English
    • Proactive, analytical and in the possession of excellent stakeholder management skills.
    • Ability to work with and motivate cross-functional teams

    Desirable requirements:

    • Proven understanding of product commercialization processes

    Why consider Novartis?

    799 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2020. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

    We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

    We are Sandoz, a Novartis Division. Join us and help reimagine medicine.

    If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process please contact



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    Novartis SDZ NL

    Functional Area

    BD&L & Strategic Planning

    Job Type

    Full Time

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